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Rob Bradford
July 14, 2018 - 7:34 pm
Tyler Clippard has had a nice career, and he can partially thank his discovery of a split-fingered fastball for a good chunk of it. (For more on that evolution, including some Koji Uehara comparisons, click here.) But Saturday that pitch did him no favors. A reality that Dennis Eckersley -- along...
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Tyler Clippard
July 28, 2015 - 5:41 am
With the trade deadline looming, teams are scrambling to get deals done towards a rebuild or a playoff push. The Mets added Tyler Clippard from the Athletics on Monday according to CBS Sports' Jon Heyman. Mets beat writer Adam Rubin said the Mets had been trying to package Clippard with Ben Zobrist...
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James Shields
July 27, 2015 - 5:31 am
With just four days left until the trade deadline, teams have begun to hit overdrive as they either build for the future or solidify their playoff bids. According to WEEI.com's Rob Bradford , the Red Sox have expressed interest in acquiring a team-controlled ace for 2016 and beyond, which the...
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Xander Bogaerts drives in the tying and go-ahead runs with 2 outs in the bottom of the eighth Sunday. (Jim Rogash/Getty Images)
Mike Petraglia
June 07, 2015 - 2:13 pm
Nothing symbolized Sunday's dramatic rally from 4-0 down in the bottom of the eighth better than the at-bat Xander Bogaerts put up against Oakland closer Tyler Clippard. Just like the Red Sox , who started the inning down four runs, Bogaerts found himself in a nasty 0-2 hole against the A's righty...
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February 21, 2011 - 5:23 am
FORT MYERS, Fla. -- Daniel Bard is now arguably the most important member of the Red Sox bullpen. He emerged as one of the most dominant relievers in the game last year, forging a 1.93 ERA and striking out more than a batter an inning over 73 appearances. Manager Terry Francona used him in almost...
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